FERRARI, Gaudenzio
(b. ca. 1475, Valduggia, d. 1546, Milano)

Scenes from the Life of Mary: The Presentation and Betrothal of Mary

Cappella dell'Assunta, San Cristoforo, Vercelli

This fresco unites the presentation of Mary in the temple, in which the child entered temple service, with her betrothal in the foreground in which the high priest wed the Virgin and Joseph.